Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Rihanna brings her style to the fashion world

By Jake Reed

March 7, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Fashion, Lifestyle, Music

Global pop superstar Rihanna has unveiled her first fashion collection, Rihanna for River Island, in collaboration with the U.K.-based designer. The line was released on Tuesday and can be purchased internationally for a small additional shipping charge. ...

How to maximize your party with the right drink-song combination

By Allie Connell

November 13, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink, Music

Certain music calls for certain drinks. Knowing what to mix to certain songs to fit the mood of the night is an art form in itself. While there are some websites, such as, designed to create the perfect cocktai...

In recent ‘Glee’ episode, writers focus on characters

By Molly Keegan

February 28, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Television

Spoiler alert: Well, the New Directions won Regionals for the second year in a row, but the big win played a small role in this week’s episode of “Glee.” Instead of focusing on the importance of winning a competition, t...

The Grammys: The Best and Worst Dressed (and Nicki Minaj)

By Sarah Donahue

February 13, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Entertainment, Music

There was a somber cloud hanging over the heads of everyone present at last night's Grammy Awards, making the red carpet before the show a noticeably more subdued event than usual.  While the Academy Awards and Golden Globes...

Rihanna is “Loud” with her Grammy-nominated album

By Ashley Berger

February 10, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Check out other reviews of Grammy nominated albums: Adele rolls into deep success with ‘21’ | Bruno Mars an unlikely contender in Grammys | Grammys for Gaga | 'Wasting Light’ not a waste of time With her fire-red...

Best songs to roadtrip to

By Ashley Berger

April 5, 2011

Filed under Blogs, Entertainment

As the weather gets warmer and we are getting antsy on the UMass campus, what perfect way to mix up the monotony of Amherst than to head out to see some buddies at other schools or some sights around the Valley? Worried about what tunes you’ll listen to? Here’s ...

Oh Yes, It’s Lady’s Night

By Margaret Clayton

February 15, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards was held this past Sunday, Feb. 13 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. Broadcast on CBS, the show was a drawn-out 3.5 hours of live performances, awkward presenters and the dozen or so of the 1...